Trade Day Information

On Wednesday, August 16, Gen Con will host its 11th annual Trade Day, providing hands-on training to educators, librarians, and experienced retailers.

Trade Day 2017 is sold out! Please join us next year.

Registration includes:

  • Access to Wednesday Trade Day Programming – attendees choose the Librarian/Educator or Retailer track. Event listings with details will be posted in May 2017.
  • A complimentary 4-Day Gen Con 50 (2017) badge
  • Support items such as free games and lesson plans from publishers
  • Early Exhibit Hall access on Thursday, August 17 (Retailers Only)

Please note that this programming is only open to educators, student teachers, librarians, distributors, and hobby retailers.*

All Trade Day badges require that you submit proof of employment (examples include most recent transcripts, a business license, business cards, copy of pay stub, or a workplace ID card).

Refunds for purchased badges will not be given if proper documentation is not submitted. Badges are not complimentary.

For pricing information, visit http://www.gencon.com/attend/your_badge.

Badges are required for entry, but event tickets are not.

Continuing Education Credits and Librarian Education Units are available.

Please send any questions to megan.culver@gencon.com.

* Members of the press, may attend but will not have access to manufacturer giveaways.